Lisa Granshaw

Full-time writer

New York City

Lisa Granshaw

I'm a freelance writer who specializes in pop culture, entertainment, animals, fashion, and other lifestyle topics.


Can geeky workout clothes make a difference?

We decided to see if Her Universe's new Marvel activewear would inspire us to exercise.
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Step through the looking glass with Hot Topic’s latest line

Bring the style of Wonderland to your closet.
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7 Star Trek settings that should be explored in the new series

A Star Trek series set during these times would be fascinating.
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One community's mission to fill the world with BB-8s

These 'Star War' fan builders are creating dozens of adorable round droids.
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Hot Topic reveals new 'The Force Awakens' clothing line

This collection was created by the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con Her Universe Fashion Show winners.
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Meet the Valkyries: Women Working in Comic Book Stores around the World

Learn about how the Valkyries started and what it's like working in comic book retail right now.
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Meet the couple behind this 'Legend of Zelda' proposal

Even the wedding might include a touch of ‘Zelda’ too!
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An interview with author Claudia Gray

Gray shares what it was like writing Star Wars: Bloodline focusing on Leia Organa.
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Making Games Accessible to Everyone Isn’t as Easy as You Think

Many still face barriers to playing video games that need to be addressed.
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How 2 engineering students started this cool jewelry shop online

Sci Chic is awesome and educational.
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The lasting legacy of Timothy Zahn’s Thrawn Trilogy, 25 years later

We examine how Zahn’s books started the recognizable Expanded Universe and influenced Star Wars.
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The Best Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Songs

We look at the various songs that have defined the world's most fearsome fighting team.
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Lisa Granshaw

My work has appeared on the Daily Dot, Blastr, Boing Boing, Playboy, and more. My writing has been syndicated on Zap2it, The Huffington Post, Mashable,, MSN Living, HLNTV, and Yahoo.

I have also written for magazines including Star Trek magazine and Star Wars Insider.

I am available to write features, quick turnaround assignments, and more. Additional clips and recommendations are available upon request.